Futurists, technology investors, and entrepreneurs all work together to understand better what the future will look like. Many new technologies are coming to market for the first time on a massive scale leading to quick rapid change for businesses and consumers.
Ultra-wideband (UWB) is one of those technologies poised to change how the world works fundamentally — and do so quickly! UWB is a technology that’s been around for several years now. (1) In 2019 Apple released the world’s first mobile phone with a U1 chip; the ‘U’ in U1 stands for “ultra-wideband.” …
You can trim down business expenses with improved utilization of your forklifts and lifting trucks with the Litum Forklift Tracker RTLS.
This heavy equipment is a necessary part of the manufacturing, transportation, and warehousing industries. Yet, many businesses only use them to a fraction of their maximum potential.
Geofencing is the process of establishing a virtual fence or perimeter around a physical location and is typically a part of real-time location tracking services (RTLS). It is a tool for tracking and monitoring physical devices coming into, out of, and moving within a pre-defined area. Think of a geofence like a high-tech version of a fence around your home. …
Indoor location tracking services create new opportunities for businesses looking to make faster and better decisions based on real-time data. With modern indoor tracking systems businesses can increase the productivity and safety of their workers, equipment, and work sites by:
Indoor positioning systems are particularly useful for lone workers, roll-call, pandemic workplace practices, warehousing…
ACTERA INVESTMENT IN LITUM, LEADING TECHNOLOGY PLAYER IN RTLS SECTOR
Actera Group, a leading private equity firm, made an investment in Litum, which focuses on Real-time Location Systems (RTLS), Internet of Things (IoT), and Industry 4.0 solutions, serving many Fortune 500 companies around the world. Litum aims to further accelerate its rapid growth to become world’s leading RTLS player.
Litum was founded in 2004 by three entrepreneurs; Alp Ülkü, Özgür Ülkü, and Kamil Sözen. During its journey which spanned over a decade, the company became a prominent player in RTLS, IoT, and Industry 4.0, …
Employee monitoring over the past few hundred years was a difficult task for both employers and employees. The difficulties mainly came from not having the ability to implement technologies for maximizing the benefits and eliminating the potential negative aspects of employee monitoring.
From the perspective of systems thinking, employee monitoring is clearly an asset (unless done poorly). It can drastically increase worker productivity, increase the efficiency of the overall business, and increase worker safety.
From the perspective of employees, employee monitoring can be a liability for some, or a system that will save their life if something goes wrong, the…
‘Digital Transformation’ is one of those terms business leaders believe is necessary for their business, but don’t truly understand what it entails.
We will give a basic overview of what digital transformation is, and then offer realistic ways you can begin digitally transforming your business.
Wikipedia defines it as:
“The adoption of technology to transform services or businesses, through replacing non-digital or manual processes with digital processes or replacing older digital technology with newer digital technology.”
Pretty vague, right?
The term entails unique applications of technology for each business. …
Social distancing is a critical part of our lives with the pandemic new rules of the world. Remote working is an option, but not for all, pandemic safety of employees working in the service industry and their contractors must be ensured. In large production facilities, businesses may need extensive solutions, but in daily routine, there is a practical & low-cost option for this: Tag-to-Tag Solution.
The pandemic has caused a massive change in how companies operate from having staff work at home to implementing social distancing rules and practices. …
Occupational safety was mostly considered a financial burden, but early adopters gained leverage in keeping their employees safe and continuing production during the pandemic. A “financial burden” has turned into an ROI item and a core business approach for keeping the companies’ operational reflexes flexible.
Hence, how can we procure “occupational safety” at the workplace with the new pandemic environment’s added complexities?
Occupational Safety as a Business Opportunity
The way of ensuring occupational safety is now a hybrid model. Remote working is an option for most white-collar, but what if your business area is based on an industrial production line…
Real-Time Tracking For Employee Safety
Initiate proactive and responsive safety measures to contain the spread of COVID-19 trusting Litum’s real-time pandemic safety solutions for social distancing, congregation alerts, contact tracing, and prioritized clean-up.
Proactive Safety Measures
Track daily circulation, manage social distancing in daily operations with proximity alerts for employees to minimize contacts closer than business preferred distance. Prevent further spread while keeping the employees and the work environment safe.
Prevent gatherings of multiple employees for more than a certain period and create system alerts to inform and tag alerts to instantly disband for enhanced safety…